Monday, December 15th, 2008
Alvina L. Thieman, 96, 70 N. Lincoln St., Minster, died at 9:35 a.m. Dec. 13, 2008, at Heritage Manor Nursing Center, Minster.
She was born Oct. 27, 1912, in Egypt to Joseph and Katherine Hoehne Meyer. On Nov. 20, 1941, she married Raymond H. Thieman, who died March 30, 1995.
Surviving are two sons, Kenneth and Gary (Rose), all of Minster; a sister, Mathilda Fortman, Minster; four grandchildren and two great-grandsons.
Deceased are siblings and their spouses, Justina and Edward Schmitmeyer, Rose Meyer, Emma and Julius Baumer, Lawrence Meyer and Edward Meyer.
She was a homemaker and a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church, Minster, and its St. Monica Ladies Sodality.
Funeral Mass is 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church, the Rev. Rick Nieberding officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Tuesday and 9-9:30 a.m. Wednesday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster.
Contributions can be made to Grand Lake Hospice.